Grants

The MWMO offers grants of varying amounts to eligible organizations to support clean water and habitat inside the MWMO watershed. From raingardens to neighborhood cleanup days to large-scale stormwater treatment systems, the MWMO provides funding for a variety of projects to promote smart, sustainable stormwater management.

Stewardship Fund Grants

Mini grant recipients posing in front of a project site.

Stewardship Fund Grants support public efforts to manage stormwater, control pollution and improve water quality and habitat. The MWMO offers three types of Stewardship Fund Grants for eligible applicants, with grant awards ranging from a maximum of $3,000 to $50,000, depending on the nature of the project.

Capital Project Grants

Groundbreaking ceremony at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.

Capital Project Grants are designed for large-scale, innovative stormwater management projects with a high potential for protecting or improving water quality and habitat.